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Temple Certification Process

Next Steps in Getting Your Benefits Processed at the University


Temple University certification process does not begin until you have been admitted to the university. Once you have been accepted, registered for classes, and plan to use your G.I. Bill® benefits, please follow these steps.

• Gather all the information and paperwork needed for your benefit program and apply for your benefits. Verify your eligibility for benefits with the VA. Complete the Veterans Online Application (www.vets.gov)
• Request copies of your discharge papers/separation documents (DD214)
Manage Your Education Benefits through eBenefits.
• Have official copies of your military transcripts send to the Admissions office at Temple University, 1801 N. Broad Street, Conwell Hall, 041-09, Philadelphia, PA 19122.
Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Transcript- http://www.acenet.edu/news-room/Pages/Transcripts-for-Military-Personnel.aspx
Community College of the Air Force Transcript - http://www.au.af.mil/au/barnes/ccaf/transcripts.asp.
• Complete the Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA), which must be submitted to be considered for any financial aid.

Temple Certification Process
Have questions about the certification process, please refer to the University's Registrar page at http://www.temple.edu/registrar/students/registration/vabenefits.asp or email OurVeterans@temple.edu.

Temple Certifying Official is located in the Office of the Registrar (OUR) at 1801 N. Broad Street, Conwell Hall, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19122.

Contact Temple Veterans Certifying Officer at OurVeterans@temple.edu or 215.204.6586.